Career Opportunities

Legal Assistant – Litigation (Montréal)

Reporting to the Manager, Secretarial Services, the candidate will provide timely assistance to lawyers in commercial and/or tax litigation.

Main Responsibilities

  • draft and prepare proceedings, correspondence and other documents
  • finalize proceedings for notification and filing at court
  • track procedural delays
  • communicate and follow up with clients and third parties
  • manage calls, emails, contacts and the agenda
  • manage documents using various storage applications
  • prepare client invoices
  • perform all administrative tasks associated with a legal practice

Qualifications

  • 3-5 years’ litigation experience or related field
  • excellent oral and written skills in French and English
  • excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office and Adobe Pro
  • great attention to detail
  • ability to use good judgment while being proactive
  • ability to prioritize and work within tight deadlines
  • excellent organizational skills
  • ability to work in a team

Qualified candidates are invited to email their resume in confidence to mtl.rh@dwpv.com.

Davies is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. We regret that we are unable to respond to individual inquiries about application status.